Essays Tagged: "england journal of medicine"

Gun control.

e used to kill somebody you know than to kill in self defense, according to a 1998 study by the New England Journal of Medicine. Some statistics you may be surprised to know are; 43% of households wit ...

(2 pages) 52 0 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

This text is a written report of a lecture attended on medicine and general and how it relates to his profesion Chiropractology.

atients. As proof, he stated some startling facts from the American Journal of Medicine and the New England Journal of Medicine, perhaps the two top most medical specific journals in the world. Some o ...

(4 pages) 54 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Gender Roles

d really matter, will the child identify with that sex they have been assigned?According to the New England Journal of Medicine a study performed by Reiner and Gearhart determined that infant's brains ... xual identity in some genetic males with cloacla exstrophy assigned to female sex at birth. The New England Journal of Medicine, 350 (4), 333-341.American Psychological Association: www.apa.orgAmerica ...

(6 pages) 416 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Ban the Use of Car Phones

e immediately safer for all of us. A recent study by two Canadian researchers, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, analyzed the circumstances surrounding close to 27,000 phone calls made ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

A report on intern and Deprived Doctors driving Dangerously Behind the Wheel

verworked doctors pose a risk to patients, but are also dangerous on the road.Meanwhile, in the New England Journal of Medicine, is this headline: "Extended work shifts and the risk of motor vehicle c ... er F.E. et al (2005). Extended work shifts and the risk of motor vehicle crashes among interns. New England Journal of Medicine, 352(2), 125-34.Nlen-Hoeksems, S. (2001). Abnormal psychology (2ne ed.). ...

(2 pages) 25 1 2.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The effects of second-hand smoke.

reduces a person's risk for developing lung cancer.The study, published in the March 25, 1999 'New England Journal of Medicine', was authored by Jiang He of the Tulane University School of Public Hea ... .References:He, J. (March 25, 1999) Passive smoking and the risk of coronary heart disease. The New England Journal of Medicine. Vol 340. Pgs 920-926.WASHINGTON POST (3/25/99) "Secondhand Smoke and Disease",

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Untitled

e contract a STD by age 21.C. One on four new HIV infections occurs in people younger than 21. (New England Journal of Medicine) D. WebMD CNN.Com web article posted 2/23/00 reports that a female teen, ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Euthanasia

oose euthanasia to spare their families financial or emotional strain. Joan Farah states in the New England Journal of Medicine that the elderly are often cited as being vulnerable. If Euthanasia beco ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Abortion

first of all, your baby is still alive, and missing a limb. A study done in the New England Journal of Medicine, surveyed 11 057 pregnancies, 752 of these had a previous abortion, but ...

(2 pages) 451 1 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Scarlet letter proof of atroph

ATROPINE POISONING: WAS IT THE CAUSE OF DIMMESDALE'S DEATH? In an article in the New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Jemshed A. Khan claims that Roger Chillingworth poisoned Arthur Dim ...

(3 pages) 1386 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Abortion

ing that abortion causes breast cancer, but no credible research supports this claim.” The New England Journal of Medicine and the 2000 study published in Epidemiology believes that abortions hav ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Handguns at home

sat down and wrote a short note. Finally, he put the gun to his head and pulled the trigger.The New England Journal of Medicine reported that 83 percent of the guns used in suicides. This study also s ...

(3 pages) 532 0 5.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The FDA and Ephedra

own as the Ephedra Education Council, the FDA withdrew its proposal in 2000. That same year the New England Journal of Medicine discovered cases of heart attacks and strokes all due to ephedra use. Mo ...

(7 pages) 29 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

How Much Is Too Much? (Water Intoxication/Hyponatremia)

ties in hot, humid climates are more at risk to hyponatremia. A study recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine of four hundred eighty-eight runners in the 2002 Boston Marathon found t ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness